PATERAK, Jan - Of Fort Erie passed away at the Crescent Park Lodge on Monday, July 12, 2004 at the age of 75 years. Born in Poland, Mr. Paterak lived in the Fort Erie area and was employed as a Tool and Die Maker at General Motors in Tonawanda. He served in the Army for England and Poland during WWII. Mr. Paterak will be sadly missed by his children Valerie and her husband George Masurat, Susan and her husband Wayne Barrett, Robert Paterak and his wife Sharon, Jenny and her husband Lloyd Chambers, Larraine and her husband Garry Stoughton, all of Fort Erie. Also survived by 12 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren; sister Sophia Zelowiski of St. Catharines, brother Frank Paterak and his wife Gladys of Scotland, Ontario and niece Emily Gagola of St. Catharines. Cremation is to take place. A Graveside Service will be held at St. Micheal's Cemetery on Friday, July 16, 2004 at 11:00 a.m.